Musk-root

Adoxa moschatellina

General Status Rank: 
Undetermined
ELCODE: 
PDADO01010
Common Name: 
Musk-root
Scientific Name: 
Adoxa moschatellina
Naming References: 
Taxonomy
Group: 
Vascular Plant
Kingdom: 
Plantae
Phylum: 
Magnoliophyta
Class: 
Dicotyledoneae
Order: 
Dipsacales
Family: 
Viburnaceae
References: 
General Biology
Canada Known Subspecies Count: 
0

Longevity

perennial
References: 
Reproduction Frequency Per Year: 
0
Habitat
rich leaf-mould in moist partly shaded alder and poplar woods
References: 
Distribution

Ecozones

Boreal Cordillera, Boreal Plains
References: 

Distribution

0.04 (B003)
Score: 
F
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Number of Occurrences

Total 3= 2 (B036);1 (HA112);DAO-1; CAN-1 Canadian Museum of Nature records=CAN;Agriculture Canada, Ottawa = DAO; some duplication of records likely exists. (H156) CAN 261148: Liard River Valley: Liard River, east bank just above mouth of Kotaneelee River; Jeffrey, W.W. 1959-07-10
Score: 
A
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Area of Occupancy

Score: 
-
Threats

Threats

Score: 
C

Intrinsic Vulnerability

Score: 
-
General Status Rank
Rank: 
Undetermined
Status Rank Description: 
- Known only from two nearby localities in a single ecozone and listed as rare in B036.
S Rank: 
SU
Decision Process Description: 
Drafted by E Haber (2005). Modified in 2010 (error correction) little threats to warrant MBAR and more sites expected (SC and RG 2009); Reviewed in 2015 ; no change
Last Updated: 
July 2, 2015

References

Ecozones

  • McJannet CL, Argus GW and Cody WJ (1995) Rare Vascular Plants in the Northwest Territories. Canadian Museum of Nature Syllogeus 73:1-104. RWED Library Call #QK86.C3M3 - B036 Return

Habitat

  • McJannet CL, Argus GW and Cody WJ (1995) Rare Vascular Plants in the Northwest Territories. Canadian Museum of Nature Syllogeus 73:1-104. RWED Library Call #QK86.C3M3 - B036 Return

Longevity

  • Porsild AE, and Cody WJ (1980) Vascular Plants of Continental Northwest Territories, Canada. National Museums of Canada RWED Library Call #QK203.N7P6http://ia601004.us.archive.org/22/items/vascularplantsof00pors/vascularplantsof00pors.pdf - B003 Return

Naming

  • Porsild AE, and Cody WJ (1980) Vascular Plants of Continental Northwest Territories, Canada. National Museums of Canada RWED Library Call #QK203.N7P6http://ia601004.us.archive.org/22/items/vascularplantsof00pors/vascularplantsof00pors.pdf - B003 Return
  • NatureServe: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. (2001) Version 1.4 . Arlington, Virginia, USA: Association for Biodiversity Information.. Available: http://www.natureserve.org/. (Accessed: June 29, 2001 - W018 Return

Number of Occurrences

  • McJannet CL, Argus GW and Cody WJ (1995) Rare Vascular Plants in the Northwest Territories. Canadian Museum of Nature Syllogeus 73:1-104. RWED Library Call #QK86.C3M3 - B036 Return
  • Cody, W.J., Reading, K.L. and Line, J.M. (2003) Additions and range extensions to the vascular plant flora of the continental Northwest Territories and Nunavut, Canada II. Canadian Field-Naturalist 117:448-465 - HA112 Return
  • Erich Haber (2005) Personal Communication-email to S Carriere on 05/01/2005 on Dicots 5. E-mail archive - H156 Return

Range Extent

  • McJannet CL, Argus GW and Cody WJ (1995) Rare Vascular Plants in the Northwest Territories. Canadian Museum of Nature Syllogeus 73:1-104. RWED Library Call #QK86.C3M3 - B036 Return

Taxonomy

  • Porsild AE, and Cody WJ (1980) Vascular Plants of Continental Northwest Territories, Canada. National Museums of Canada RWED Library Call #QK203.N7P6http://ia601004.us.archive.org/22/items/vascularplantsof00pors/vascularplantsof00pors.pdf - B003 Return